Roshan is a powerful neutral creep. In Diretide 2012, he is given additional abilities and becomes a primary objective of the game mode. Players must work together to take down Roshan while dodging his deadly abilities.
Roshan's health increases by 15000 on each level.
Roshan launches devastating beams of incineration from the sky at all enemy heroes outside of 400 range, but within 1200 range.
Cast Animation: 1+0.83
Beam Spawn Radius: 400-1200
Beam Radius: 200
Effect Delay: 2
- The beams work in the same way as Sun Strike does.
- The visual effect and sound during the delay are visible and audible to everyone.
- Spawns an unknown number of beams.
Wave of Force
After a delay, Roshan smashes the ground, causing massive radial damage in an area around him, knocking back all enemies. The closer to Roshan the enemy is, the more damage it takes.
Cast Animation: 3+0.8
Knockback Distance: 305?
Knockback Duration: 2?
Wave of Force Knockback: Dispellable with strong dispels.
Roshan tosses a nearby enemy unit at an enemy that is further away.
Cast Animation: 0+1.16
Cast Range: 1300
Pickup Radius: 275
Toss Duration: 1
Toss: Dispellable with death only.
- Works in the same way as Toss does.
Roshan becomes immune to physical damage, but takes enhanced magical damage for a brief time. When Roshan uses Shell, all ability and item cooldowns are refreshed.
Cast Animation: 0+0
Magic Resistance Reduction: 60
Shell: Dispellable with death only.
- Roshan can still be attacked during Shell, but won't take physical damage.